Best in Economics this week: November 14

http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_eye/2014/11/07/google_earth_images_of_urban_change_and_environmental_destruction_mind_the.html?wpsrc=fol_tw

The impact of the drop in oil prices. Again, it is the EMU is lagging here…
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http://www.businessinsider.com/societe-generale-oil-price-drop-effects-2014-11

And here is a different way of looking at the drop in oil prices
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http://www.businessinsider.com/energy-capex-and-rd-2014-11

The problem with Abenomics
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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-11-13/things-make-you-go-hmmm-japans-inevitable-apocalypse

Numerous charts on the weakening outlook for emerging markets
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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-11-10/dangerous-spiral-has-taken-hold-emerging-markets

Germany unification 25 years later
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http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2014/11/daily-chart-3

Some thoughts on US corporate profit margins
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http://www.advisorperspectives.com/newsletters14/Why_Jeremy_Grantham_is_Right.php

And here is how Europe is doing…
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http://www.businessinsider.com/markets-chart-of-the-day-november-10-2014-11

New OPEC estimates from the World oil outlook
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http://www.businessinsider.com/opec-world-oil-outlook-2014-11

…and here is why that may be important
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http://qz.com/294953/oil-prices-are-plunging-through-symbolic-barriers-at-a-rate-of-once-a-month/

Still growing
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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-11-13/most-destructive-generation-ever

S&P500 to 2500!
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http://jdmarkman.tumblr.com/post/102440100693/s-p-500-headed-to-2-500-courtesy-of-japan

Money does make happy after all. Or at least, that is what this piece of research find
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http://www.brookings.edu/research/interactives/2013/income-well-being

Cool!
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http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2014/11/landing-on-a-comet-317-million-miles-from-home/

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